pppoe,dsl connection problems

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pppoe,dsl connection problems

Post by phrgarek » Thu Sep 13, 2007 7:43 pm

Hi! 2 days ago, i installed Mint KDE 3.0 Cassandra. Before MInt, i used opensuse for a long time... Mint looks really great for me, but till now, i can't
figured out 100% Mint's dsl connection tool pppoeconf...opensuse has great simple tool kinternet... and mint's is also pretty simple but i allways must configure my connection, i mean on every boot...i can connect,(running pppoeconf) but on new login connection resets...i red that many users had the same problem, i red many articles what must i do, but still can't manage that...i've installed rp-pppoe ,pppoe and pppd packages...here is my dsl-provider file from /etc/ppp/peers directory:
#lcp-echo-interval 30
#lcp-echo-failure 4
#mtu 1492
#maxfail 0
#holdoff 20
plugin rp-pppoe.so eth0
user "phrgarek@htnet-dsl"
-i don't know what else to do, if somebody knows right and specific solution, please help

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Post by Husse » Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:55 pm

The best thing is always to let the modem do the log in
I'm no expert in PPPOE but it looks OK - but where do you put in the password?
Don't fix it if it ain't broken, don't break it if you can't fix it

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